Why you should Exhibit at IDEX Abu Dhabi 2017?

Demonstrating the latest innovations across the tri-sectors; land, sea and air, International Defense Exhibition and Conference aka IDEX is the largest defense and security exhibition in the MNEA region.

This ‘must participate global trade show’ allows the exhibitor to:

  •  Bring their brand at the top of the defense technologies and innovations.
  • Gain access to strengthen the relationship with government departments, business leaders, official delegators and armed forces in the Gulf Cooperation countries.
  • Form strategic alliance with global leaders to develop new products.
  • Meet more than 101,000 attendees all across the globe.
  • Exposure to substantial media coverage.

IDEX 2015 Figures

  • 1200 international and regional Exhibitors from 56 countries
  • 101,000 exhibitors from 143 countries.
  • 150 official delegations
  • 42 National Pavilion
  • IDEX Defence Conference with over 500 superior defense decision makers.
  • 756 journalists from 50 countries

The 13th edition of IDEX 2017

Scheduled to take place from 19 February 2017 until 23 February 2017, IDEX Abu Dhabi  will feature:

  • Land, Air, and Water live demonstrations
  • IDEX Defence Conference
  • The 4th edition of NAVDEX, the maritime security show.
  • Naval Vessels that will berth alongside the NAVDEX event.


The largest trade show is featured at the largest center in the Middle East; Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center. IDEX make use of 133,000 sqm. of the exhibit space which includes:

  • 12 indoor halls, central concourse area, al fresco capital plaza and atrium spaces.
  • ADNEC Grandstand which features live demonstrations.
  • 35,000 sqm of trade space at the ADNEC Marina with a 500 m harbor wall and berthing pontoons.

From the space only option to Double Decker builds to outdoor space and country pavilions, IDEX Abu Dhabi 2017 offers you everything.

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